The following four galleries are dedicated to the four
sections of STRANGE TELESCOPES. Originally I
intended to have no images whatsoever in the book as I
conceived of it as a voyage into invented parallel
realities- which cannot, of course, be captured by any
camera. Later I changed my mind and resolved to take
pictures of what I could, especially among the
Vissarionites in Siberia. Then I changed my mind again
and stopped taking photos. This on-off war against
physical representation left its mark and as a result the
photographic record of these journeys is decidedly
fragmentary. You can fill in the gaps with your own

All photographs by & copyright Doktor Daniel Von Kalder
unless otherwise indicated; ask permission before
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